Black Fashion History: Meet Willi Smith

Smith was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and studied commercial art at Mastbaum Technical High School and attended Philadelphia College of Art for fashion illustration. He then moved to New York to go to Parsons The New School for Design, the highly competitive art and design college of The New School university. For a short time Smith freelanced with Arnold Scaasi and Bobbie Brooks’s sportswear company. In 1967, Smith quit…

Peter Pilotto for Target

 Philip Lim for target to the world by storm and now British fashion heavy weight Peter Pilotto is taking he time on the throne.  Working on bringing there brand to the mass consumer market, Pilotto has teamed up with Target to bring the fashion houses cleaver use of prints to their stores! The line will…

Rick Owens Spring 2014 Ready to wear

All my social networks, email, and messages went crazy yesterday once Rick Owens show took center stage. I have been tracking all of Paris fashion week but Owens show struct media with a sledgehammer effect. In a single moment Rick Owens questioned the entire fashion industry. I felt a lump grow in my throat as…

Isabel Marant for H&M Look Book

The ultimate tease has arrived and has come in the form of a LOOKBOOK! H&M has finally released images for the pending Isabel Marant collection releasing November 14th. Womenswear, kids and mens are included in the collection and Marant’s parisian boho style has seamed perfectly throughout the collection. I already have my eye out for…